Period
to 21 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Google over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Google.

Google
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 119 118
Rank change year-on-year +65 -1 +37
Permanent jobs citing Google 152 22 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 4.77% 0.99% 1.60%
As % of the Vendors category 10.61% 2.35% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 142 27 39
Cheshire median annual salary £37,750 £36,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.42% +32.73% -8.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £27,500 £21,600
90th Percentile £63,450 £43,950 £48,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +7.69%

Google is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Cheshire.

All Vendors
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,433 938 1,169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 44.94% 42.14% 40.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,085 754 991
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -1.32% -5.00%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Google as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Google in Cheshire

Google
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Google in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Google in Cheshire

Google
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Google in Cheshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Google in Cheshire

Google
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +20 62 £40,000 +3.90% 5
Knutsford - 25 £50,000 - 1
Warrington +7 17 £27,500 -8.33% 4
Macclesfield +18 15 £40,000 +40.35% 1
Crewe +10 8 £28,000 -23.29% 1
Runcorn - 5 £31,250 -
Wilmslow +23 2 £48,750 +116.67%
Sandbach - 1 £37,500 -
Neston - 1 - -
Google
North West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing Google also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Google.

1 85 (55.92%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (41.45%) HTML
3 52 (34.21%) Twitter
4 48 (31.58%) CSS
5 40 (26.32%) JavaScript
6 39 (25.66%) SQL
7 38 (25.00%) Scrum
8 36 (23.68%) Finance
9 32 (21.05%) Java
10 30 (19.74%) AngularJS
11 26 (17.11%) MVC
12 25 (16.45%) PHP
13 22 (14.47%) .NET
13 22 (14.47%) HTML5
13 22 (14.47%) Analytics
14 21 (13.82%) Degree
14 21 (13.82%) jQuery
14 21 (13.82%) C#
14 21 (13.82%) TDD
15 20 (13.16%) Banking
15 20 (13.16%) SEO
15 20 (13.16%) Advertising
15 20 (13.16%) ASP.NET
16 19 (12.50%) CSS3
17 18 (11.84%) Software Engineering
17 18 (11.84%) Windows
17 18 (11.84%) User Experience
18 17 (11.18%) Big Data
18 17 (11.18%) Mobile App
18 17 (11.18%) Marketing

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.26%) CMS
2 7 (4.61%) JBoss
3 5 (3.29%) Umbraco
4 4 (2.63%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.97%) Drupal
5 3 (1.97%) Facebook Platform
5 3 (1.97%) Joomla!
5 3 (1.97%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (5.26%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (3.29%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.97%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.32%) InVision
4 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.66%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 8 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.18%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (9.21%) Google Analytics
3 11 (7.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 5 (3.29%) G Suite
5 4 (2.63%) AdWords
6 3 (1.97%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.32%) Office 365
7 2 (1.32%) SaaS
8 1 (0.66%) Google Play
8 1 (0.66%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.61%) Firewall
1 7 (4.61%) WLAN
2 5 (3.29%) DHCP
2 5 (3.29%) DNS
3 2 (1.32%) LAN
3 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.32%) VPN
3 2 (1.32%) WAN
4 1 (0.66%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.18%) Big Data
2 15 (9.87%) MySQL
2 15 (9.87%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.29%) Data Mining
4 5 (3.29%) Power BI
4 5 (3.29%) Qlik Sense
4 5 (3.29%) QlikView
4 5 (3.29%) Snowflake Schema
4 5 (3.29%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (3.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.63%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.63%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.97%) VLDB
7 1 (0.66%) DB2
7 1 (0.66%) IMS/DB
Development Applications
1 12 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (7.24%) Xcode
3 2 (1.32%) Axure RP
3 2 (1.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (1.32%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.32%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.32%) Selenium
4 1 (0.66%) Android Studio
4 1 (0.66%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.66%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.66%) Gradle
4 1 (0.66%) Grunt
4 1 (0.66%) gulp
4 1 (0.66%) JIRA
4 1 (0.66%) Subversion
4 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (23.68%) Finance
2 20 (13.16%) Advertising
2 20 (13.16%) Banking
3 17 (11.18%) Marketing
4 4 (2.63%) Games
5 2 (1.32%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 77 (50.66%) Developer
2 15 (9.87%) Software Developer
3 13 (8.55%) Java Developer
4 10 (6.58%) Analyst
5 9 (5.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (5.26%) .NET Developer
7 7 (4.61%) Lead Developer
7 7 (4.61%) PHP Developer
7 7 (4.61%) Software Engineer
8 6 (3.95%) Android Developer
8 6 (3.95%) Designer
8 6 (3.95%) Junior
8 6 (3.95%) Junior Developer
8 6 (3.95%) Scrum Master
8 6 (3.95%) ServiceNow Developer
9 5 (3.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (3.29%) IT Technician
9 5 (3.29%) Mobile Developer
9 5 (3.29%) Senior Developer
10 4 (2.63%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (41.45%) HTML
2 48 (31.58%) CSS
3 30 (19.74%) AngularJS
4 22 (14.47%) .NET
4 22 (14.47%) HTML5
5 21 (13.82%) jQuery
6 20 (13.16%) ASP.NET
7 19 (12.50%) CSS3
8 16 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (9.21%) React
10 12 (7.89%) Angular 2
10 12 (7.89%) Material Design
10 12 (7.89%) RESTful
11 11 (7.24%) Cocoa
11 11 (7.24%) Cocoa Touch
11 11 (7.24%) Web Services
12 10 (6.58%) Ajax
12 10 (6.58%) iOS SDK
12 10 (6.58%) SOAP
12 10 (6.58%) SpriteKit
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.84%) User Experience
2 17 (11.18%) Mobile App
3 15 (9.87%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.95%) CMDB
5 5 (3.29%) Driving Licence
5 5 (3.29%) Social Media
6 4 (2.63%) Graphic Design
6 4 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (2.63%) Tandem
7 3 (1.97%) Animation
7 3 (1.97%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.97%) Fintech
7 3 (1.97%) Video Editing
7 3 (1.97%) W3C
8 2 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.66%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.84%) Windows
2 14 (9.21%) Apple iOS
3 10 (6.58%) Linux
4 8 (5.26%) Android
5 7 (4.61%) Ubuntu
5 7 (4.61%) Unix
6 5 (3.29%) Windows 8
6 5 (3.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.29%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (55.92%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (25.00%) Scrum
3 26 (17.11%) MVC
4 22 (14.47%) Analytics
5 21 (13.82%) TDD
6 20 (13.16%) SEO
7 18 (11.84%) Software Engineering
8 14 (9.21%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (9.21%) DevOps
8 14 (9.21%) SDLC
8 14 (9.21%) Web Development
9 13 (8.55%) Unit Testing
10 12 (7.89%) Digital Marketing
10 12 (7.89%) E-Commerce
11 11 (7.24%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (6.58%) Data Analysis
12 10 (6.58%) iOS Development
12 10 (6.58%) Project Management
13 9 (5.92%) Mobile First
13 9 (5.92%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 40 (26.32%) JavaScript
2 39 (25.66%) SQL
3 32 (21.05%) Java
4 25 (16.45%) PHP
5 21 (13.82%) C#
6 13 (8.55%) Apple Swift
7 11 (7.24%) C++
7 11 (7.24%) Objective-C
8 5 (3.29%) Python
9 4 (2.63%) C
9 4 (2.63%) Scala
10 3 (1.97%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.97%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.66%) COBOL
11 1 (0.66%) Go
Qualifications
1 21 (13.82%) Degree
2 7 (4.61%) DBS Check
3 6 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.29%) A+ Certification
4 5 (3.29%) CCNA
4 5 (3.29%) CCNP
4 5 (3.29%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.29%) MCP
4 5 (3.29%) MCSE
5 4 (2.63%) CISM
5 4 (2.63%) CISSP
6 2 (1.32%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.29%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.63%) GDPR
2 4 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 15 (9.87%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.29%) Hyper-V
2 5 (3.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.97%) Puppet
1 3 (1.97%) Terraform
Vendors
1 52 (34.21%) Twitter
2 14 (9.21%) Adobe
2 14 (9.21%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.92%) Facebook
4 7 (4.61%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.95%) Apple
5 6 (3.95%) ServiceNow
6 5 (3.29%) Cisco
6 5 (3.29%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (3.29%) Tableau
6 5 (3.29%) VMware
7 3 (1.97%) Castleton
8 2 (1.32%) IBM
8 2 (1.32%) Oracle
8 2 (1.32%) PayPal
8 2 (1.32%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.32%) Yahoo!